SENIOR ADVANCED CLASSES

Ballet

Classical ballet is characterised by a standard vocabulary of steps, poses, and graceful movements including pointed feet, rising, jumping, stretching and spinning. Ballet is a disciplined class designed to develop correct technique.

Tap

For aspiring Fred Astaire's, Tap Dogs and Billy Elliot's, Tap dance is a form of dance characterised by using the sounds of tap shoes striking the floor as a form of percussion.

Jazz

A fun high energy class incorporating dance styles from Commercial music videos to Broadway musicals

Hip Hop

A mixture of commercial jazz and street dance our hip hop class is a fun expression of dance to the latest music.

Modern/Lyrical

Lyrical combines the techniques of Jazz and Classical ballet. Lyrical is a slower, melodic, and more expressive form of Jazz, often to ballad music. Dancers gain fluidity of movement, grace and control.

Contemporary

Contemporary is a blend of ballet and modern dance. It builds a strong centre and combines precision leg work with fluidity of the torso. Contemporary dance encourages self expression, natural movement and personal interpretation.

AcroDance

Acrobatics, or ‘acro’, is a dance style that focuses on balances, tumbling and movements that show off flexibility. Students begin each class with a floor warm-up that includes strengthening and flexibility movements specifically geared to acrobatics. Each student progresses at his or her own speed, we emphasize safety in execution . 

Cheerleading

Cheerleading combines acrobatic stunting, tumbling and dancing in fast paced high energy routines. Cheerleading is a great way to improve your strength, flexibility, endurance, and coordination.

Circus Skills

Lyra, Tumbling,Juggling hula hooping.

a fun class based on skills you would learn at the Circus!

This class is loads of fun where students explore balance strength  and coordination while having a great time with their friends.

PBT

Progressing Ballet Technique (PBT) is an innovative body-conditioning and strengthening program that has been designed to enhance students' technique by focusing on training the muscle memory required in each exercise in all forms of dance. It is an innovative program that helps students with core strength, weight placement and alignment. PBT focuses on core strength, weight placement and alignment of the body with a gradual approach of carefully designed exercises and repetitions of these exercises that trigger their muscle memory. 

Theatre

Musical theatre dancing is less of a particular style, and more of a description of dancing that is rooted in the diverse history of Broadway musicals. Using a knowledge of ballet, tap, and jazz, musical theatre dancers are, first and foremost, actors and place a high focus on musical interpretation

CLI

as a CLI partner Studio we offer live or pre-recorded master classes with Industry Professionals from all over the world in all our listed styles + more. all students at CCDC receive a free student login to CLi as well as the opportunity to attend Live and pre-recorded workshops in studio. 

Stretch

Perfect for any dancer, this class develops the appropriate stretching and conditioning techniques that minimise muscle injury and extend flexibility and control.

Conditioning

A conditioning regime allows dancers the opportunity to strengthen their bodies to compliment their technical and stylistic dance training, prevent injuries, and develop readiness for practice and performance

Techneique

International Dance Technique is an program designed to develop plyometric agility, strength, fitness, flexibility and strong jazz/Modern technique in dancers of all ages and abilities. Skills to be worked on include but are not limited to: pirouettes, a la second turns, leaps, illusions (forward/backwards),  needles, floor work, and more. 

ELITE CLASSES

Pointe

Extension of ballet for students 13 + attending Ballet classes where students prepare for their feet ankles and bodies for the requirements needed to continue their training and develop into Pointe work

Heels

Heels class is the best class to  work on your sass , fierceness while focusing on technique and lines. Class will cover basic jazz technique , expression and how to build your confidence in heels.

Troupe

The CCDC Performance Troupe, is a multi style class focused on Performance and Eisteddfod. additional commitment is required for travel for this class.